• The Three Words Trump Wont Say: Guns, White, and Supremacist
  • Mike Pence Calls Out The View After Joy Behar Labels Christianity a “Mental Illness”
  • Mueller Has Interviewed Trump Legal Teams Former Spokesman
  • How Clint Eastwoods Movies Devolved into Jingoistic Garbage
  • Elizabeth Warren takes on ‘Pocahontas’ slur in speech to Native Americans.

The Three Words Trump Wont Say: Guns, White, and Supremacist

Donald Trump demanded countless times that we all scream the words radical Islamic terrorism in order to counter that threat. As Trump words like violence and evil. He even without a hint of ironytold America to answer hate with love; answer cruelty with kindness. And he vowed to secure our schools and tackle the difficult issue of mental health. Yet Trump left out the words that needed to be said…

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Mike Pence Calls Out The View After Joy Behar Labels Christianity a “Mental Illness”

ShareTweet In an interview with Axios journalist Mike Allen on Wednesday, Mike Pence reacted to harsh comments made by “The View” co-host Joy Behar about his Christian faith. On Tuesday’s show, Behar remarked, “It’s one thing to talk to Jesus. It’s another thing when Jesus talks to you. That’s called mental illness if I’m not correct.” “Can he talk to Mary Magdalene without his wife in the room?” she added,…

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Mueller Has Interviewed Trump Legal Teams Former Spokesman

Mark Corallo, The New York Times reported last month that Corallos conversation with Mueller would likely involve topics related to potential obstruction of justice. One moment that might be of particular interest to the special counsel: a now-infamous flight back from the G-20 summit, when Trump and his close aides including his daughter Ivanka, Jared Kushner, and Communications Director Hope Hicks drafted a deceptive statement regarding Donald Trump Jr.s meeting…

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How Clint Eastwoods Movies Devolved into Jingoistic Garbage

as a director; hes the Man with No Name, hes Harry Callahan, and hes responsible for Unforgiven and The Bridges of Madison County. Youd never know that by watching his latest film, the 2015 Thalys train attack. As with most war movies, Letters from Iwo Jima, the rare American movie that takes a look at war from the opposing side. As such, its all the stranger to see a poster…

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Elizabeth Warren takes on ‘Pocahontas’ slur in speech to Native Americans.

Donald Trump is fond of giving people insulting nicknames that, presumably, have gotten more than a few people to crack a smile: “Crooked Hillary.” “Sloppy Steve.” But the name he calls Elizabeth Warren has never been funny. The Massachusetts Senator is a political lightning rod known for “persisting” in even the most heated situations. On Feb. 14, she did it again — pushing back against the “Pocahontas” slur given to…

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This team of refugees reminds us of exactly what the Olympics is about unity.

At the Rio Olympics in 2016, ten athletes came together to compete under a single flag. They hailed from South Sudan, Congo, Ethiopia, and Syria, and each one had fled their home country under dire circumstances. They marched in the Opening Ceremony with the Olympic flag, coming out just before the host country of Brazil’s team. Together, they were the Refugee Olympic Team (ROT), bringing together people who had been…

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Round One: Pence Hands Victory to N. Koreas Kim Yo Jong at Olympics

On Saturday, Kim Yo Jong, the younger sister of North Korean supremo Kim Jong Un, called North Korea the worlds most tyrannical and oppressive regime. And to drive the point home, Pence began Friday by delivering what Korea scholar David Maxwell termed a sledgehammer to the face. Actually, the vice president took three sledgehammer swings at the North Korean regime. Good for him. In Pyeongtaek, about 70 kilometers south of…

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The 9 weirdest things Russian trolls did to swing the 2016 election as exposed by Meuller’s indictments

Special counsel Robert Mueller dropped another bombshell indictment on FridayImage: AFP/Getty Images Another bombshell dropped on Friday afternoon when the special counsel investigating led by Robert Mueller announced indictments against Russian troll group Internet Research Agency and a dozen other individuals for “operations to interfere with the U.S. political system, including the 2016 U.S. presidential election.” SEE ALSO: An ad industry group nominated Russia’s election hack for all the awards…

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Power-sharing talks collapse at Stormont

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDUP had agreed a deal in the talks, says Sinn Féin’s Michelle O’Neill There is “no current prospect” of a deal to restore power sharing in Northern Ireland, the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader has said. Arlene Foster said the talks failed due to disagreements with Sinn Féin about legislation for the Irish language. Sinn Féin’s Michelle O’Neill accused the DUP of…

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Mueller Indicts Trumps Claim That Russian Interference Is Fake News

Special counsel Michael Flynn and George Papadopouloswith reportedly another coming from indicted Trump campaign official Friday indictment, had as its object impairing, obstructing and defeating the lawful governmental functions of the United States by dishonest means in order to enable the Defendants to interfere with U.S. political and electoral processes, including the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Even as President Donald Trump seeking a direct interview with Trump, who last month…

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Trump Jr. attacked Adam Rippon except he got the facts wrong.

This is Olympian Adam Rippon — a self-proclaimed “glamazon bitch” and aspiring “America’s sweetheart.” Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images. He’s the first openly gay American man to qualify for the winter games. So — on top of his bronze-winning performance and viral one-liners — the historic nature of his qualifying has put an extra-bright spotlight on his stay in South Korea. Also, he’s not a fan of Vice President Mike…

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Trump shows gun control hypocrisy in wake of latest school shooting

PARKLAND, FL – FEBRUARY 15: Kristi Gilroy (R), hugs a young woman at a police check point near the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School where 17 people were killed by a gunman yesterday, on February 15, 2018 in Parkland, Florida. Police arrested the suspect after a short manhunt, and have identified him as 19-year-old former student Nikolas Cruz.Image: Mark Wilson/Getty Images Displaying a cognitive dissonance that’s become common with him,…

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Remington Is Planning to File for Bankruptcy

For two centuries, it has been a totem of America’s gun culture — a name emblazoned on frontier flintlocks and U.S. Army .45s.  But on Monday Remington Outdoor Co., which traces its history back to 1816, said it would file for bankruptcy protection, succumbing to a slump in business worsened by, of all things, a president who has steadfastly supported Americans’ right to bear arms.   The bankruptcy is a…

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How Huawei and ZTE could prove their phones aren’t spying on U.S. customers

Huawei can't get any U.S. carriers to sell its phones directly to customers.Image: BRIDGET BENNETT/MASHABLE Huawei, the second-largest phone maker in the world, needs to do something fast if it ever wants to gain a foothold in the U.S. and potentially become the world’s largest phone maker one day. The Chinese company can’t get U.S. carriers to sell its phones. And now the heads of the FBI, CIA, and NSA…

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The Silicon Valley Giant Bankrolling Devin Nunes

Weeks after they hired a controversial former Trump national security aide with ties to House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA), top executives at the tech company Oracle made substantial donations to Nunes 2018 re-election campaign. The donations, which totalled nearly $35,000 came from five executives, several of whom gave so much that they surpassed the legal limit and had to be refunded. What made the donations stand out, however,…

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Elizabeth Warren Finally Addresses Native-American Heritage, Rips Trump for Pocahontas Jabs

Sen. Pocahontas. My mothers family was part Native American. And my daddys parents were bitterly opposed to their relationship. So, in 1932, when Mother was 19 and daddy had just turned 20, they eloped, Warren explained of her Cherokee heritage in the speech, as first around that time that her family had always told her in stories that she was part Cherokee. In the 90s, Harvard Law School said at…

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Kushner Investors Subpoenaed by U.S. Tax Authorities, Source Says

U.S. tax authorities have requested documents from lenders and investors in real estate projects managed by Jared Kushner’s family, according to a person familiar with the matter. They have gathered information from people who lent money and assembled investors for some Kushner Cos. real estate projects in New York and New Jersey, the person said. Those projects involve deals dating back to 2010. The Internal Revenue Service and the Justice Department…

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Unions Helped Integrate America. The Supreme Court Could End That This Year.

This month the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in 20 percent of African American adults work for the government in positions including teacher, child welfare services, mailman and everything in between. African Americans are 30 percent more likely than whites to have a public sector job. That's why African Americans and other minorities see the attack on unions as being of a piece with the threat of voter ID…

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MPs could block May’s Brexit – Soubry

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAnna Soubry and Chuka Umunna say MPs could block a hard Brexit Pro-European Conservative MPs could join forces with Labour to block the kind of Brexit Theresa May wants, a Tory rebel has warned the PM. Anna Soubry claimed there would be a Commons majority against leaving the single market and customs union. Labour’s Chuka Umunna, appearing alongside Ms Soubry on the…

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Council tax hikes planned ‘across England’

‘Redesign financial system’ Local authorities also oversee charges for services such as parking, burials and planning and 93% of respondents to the survey indicated new or increased fees in order to make ends meet. Central government funding has come under fire as a result, with councils said to be calling for a “fundamental redesign of the financial system”. The research – carried out by the Local Government Information Unit (LGiU)…

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U.S. Strikes Killed Scores of Russia Fighters in Syria, Sources Say

U.S. forces killed scores of Russian mercenaries in Syria last week in what may be the deadliest clash between citizens of the former foes since the Cold War, according to one U.S. official and three Russians familiar with the matter. More than 200 contract soldiers, mostly Russians fighting on behalf of Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, died in a failed attack on a base held by U.S. and mainly Kurdish forces…

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